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CRJS 6216 Required Course Readings
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Acierno, R., Hernandez, M., Amstadter, A., Resnick, H., Steve, K., Muzzy, W., & Kilpatrick, D. (2010). Prevalence and correlates of emotional, physical, sexual, and financial abuse and potential neglect in the United States: The National Elder Mistreatment Study. American Journal of Public Health, 100(2), 292–297.
Braga, A. A., Kennedy, D. M., Waring, E. J., & Piehl, A. (2001). Problem-oriented policing, deterrence, and youth violence: An evaluation of Boston's Operation Ceasefire. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 38(3), 195–225.
Brown, S. C., Geiselman, P. J., Copeland, A. L., Gordon, C., & Richard-Eaglin, A. (2008). Reliability and validity of the personal wellness profile (PWP) questionnaire in African-American college women. Journal of Cultural Diversity, 15(4), 163-167
Cancino, J., Varano, S., Schafer, J. A., & Enriquez, R. (2007). An ecological assessment of property and violent crime rates across a Latino urban landscape: The role of social disorganization and institutional anomie theory. Western Criminology Review, 8(1), 69–87.
Denscombe, M., Dingwall, G., & Hillier, T. (2009). Ethics first: Reflections on the role of research ethics at the initial stages of an investigation into taxi drivers' experiences of crime. International Review of Victimology, 16(3), 301–3 08.
Hoagwood, K. E., & Horwitz, S. M. (2009). Balancing science and services: The challenges and rewards of field research. In A. R. Stiffman (Ed.), The Field Research Survival Guide (pp. 3–22). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. To access, click on Chapter 1 from the Table of Contents.
Kalunta-Crumpton, A. (2006). The importance of qualitative research in understanding the disproportionate black presence in crime figures in the United Kingdom (UK). African Journal of Criminology & Justice Studies, 2(2), 1–3 2.
Lipsey, M., Petrie, C., Weisburd, D., & Gottfredson, D. (2006). Improving evaluation of anti-crime programs: Summary of a National Research Council Report. Journal of Experimental Criminology, 2(3), 271–307.
Logan, T., Walker, R., Shannon, L., & Cole, J. (2008). Combining ethical considerations with recruitment and follow-up strategies for partner violence victimization research. Violence Against Women, 14(11), 1226–1 251.
Lowenkamp, C. T., Hubbard, D., Makarios, M. D., & Latessa, E. J. (2009). A quasi-experimental evaluation of thinking for a change: A 'real-world' application. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 36(2), 137–146.
Meldrum, R. C., Young, J. N., & Weerman, F. M. (2009). Reconsidering the effect of self-control and delinquent peers: Implications of measurement for theoretical significance. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 46(3), 353-376.
Schulenberg, J. L. (2007). Analysing police decision-making: Assessing the application of a mixed-method/mixed-model research design. International Journal of Social Research Methodology: Theory & Practice, 10(2), 99–119.
Slep, A., Heyman, R. E., Williams, M. C., Van Dyke, C. E., & O'Leary, S. G. (2006). Using random telephone sampling to recruit generalizable samples for family violence studies. Journal of Family Psychology, 20(4), 680–689.
Smångs, M. (2008). Differential associations, control theory, and the strength of weak ties—Linking criminological theories with social network theory. Conference Papers—American Sociological Association, 1.
Stalans, L., & Ritchie, J. (2008). Relationship of substance use/abuse with psychological and physical intimate partner violence: Variations across living situations. Journal of Family Violence, 23(1), 9-24.
Suarez-Balcazar, Y., Balcazar, F. E., & Taylor-Ritzler, T. (2009). Using the Internet to conduct research with culturally diverse populations: Challenges and opportunities. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 15(1), 96-104.
van de Rakt, M., Nieuwbeerta, P., & Apel, R. (2009). Association of criminal convictions between family members: Effects of siblings, fathers and mothers. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 19(2), 94–108. .
Wright, R., Decker, S. H., Redfern, A. K. S., & Smith, D. L. (1992). A snowball's chance in hell: Doing fieldwork with active residential burglars. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 29(2), 148–161. Not available in Walden Library. Please refer to the link in your Week 5 Resources.
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